Originally Posted by MrsDavis3
For the past few days I have been looking at the Umbrella Swifts and Center-pull Ball Winder in the Oct '06 Schoolhouse Press catalog.
Umbrella swift of steel and nylon from Japan --- $37
Umbrella swift of unfinished wood from Sweden --- $60
Center pull ball winder --- $36.95
Are these prices way higher than the chain store online? I would rather buy from S.P.
The ball winder actually looks like the same one I just bought. At Joann's, it was $50 originally, but I had a 50% off coupon. With shipping and tax, it was about $36 total.